Account Technician - internship

Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty
  • Job Purpose/ Role

    At AGCS our account technicians support the business by capturing and processing policy information; from submissions through to billing and collection. We pride ourselves on delivering excellent customer service and operational effectiveness for our clients. ~crlf~ ~crlf~Based in London and reporting to the Manager of Operations Region Europe, your primary responsibility will be to provide an efficient administrative and processing service to Underwriting, Accounts, Claims, Credit Control and our Brokers/Clients. Your responsibilities include reviewing and interpreting source underwriting materials to ensure all information is complete including broker presentation, slips, underwriting files and accounts.

  • Key Responsibilities

    In this role you will…~crlf~##Be responsible for accounts of low to medium complexity~crlf~##Coordinate with Underwriting to address questions and issues regarding cover and wording. Authorization in line with assigned limits~crlf~##Use relevant information to accurately and efficiently populate IT system(s) with new and renewed business. Prepare regular reports~crlf~##Invoice customers and produce all relevant documentation, e.g. policies, certificates, endorsements to the Broker (or Client)/ Co-Insurers in a timely and accurate manner~crlf~##Develop effective working relationships with internal and external customers, including Underwriting, Accounts / Credit Control, Reinsurance Accounts and Brokers, attending relevant meetings, as required~crlf~##Monitor maintenance and follow-up of all accounts, according to the respective level of responsibility and escalate any issues as required~crlf~##Carry out risk checks according to the compliance procedure

  • Key Requirements/ Skills

    ##You have a first experience in a Corporate environment, ideally in Insurance or Financial Services~crlf~##Good knowledge of Microsoft Office applications, particularly Excel~crlf~##You have an understanding of the world of corporate Insurance and the policy administration life cycle~crlf~##You pay attention to detail ~crlf~##You work well in a team and remain calm under pressure

  • Additional Information

    At Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty (AGCS) we offer the opportunity to work in a dynamic environment with global challenges at the world’s leading P&C insurer. ~crlf~ ~crlf~Did you know Allianz insures more than half of the Fortune Global 500® companies, or that AGCS insures major movie productions, cyber security threats, and that we are the leading specialist in satellite and space insurance?~crlf~ ~crlf~We have offices in 29 countries and with our extensive Allianz and partner network we help customers in more than 160 countries worldwide. ~crlf~ ~crlf~At AGCS UK we are not only impressive for our clients, but also for our employees as we offer the following generous benefits:~crlf~ ~crlf~-Flexible buy/sell holiday options~crlf~-Bupa private medical insurance~crlf~-Generous pension contributions~crlf~-Enhanced paid maternity, paternity, shared parental leave~crlf~-Sabbaticals~crlf~-Flexible working options~crlf~-Subsidized on-site massages~crlf~-Employee stock purchase plan for Allianz shares~crlf~-Education / study sponsorship~crlf~-Global mobility within AGCS and the wider Allianz Group ~crlf~ ~crlf~…and many more individual flexible benefits to choose from. We pride ourselves on our approach to wellbeing and provide regular seminars, activities, and events devoted towards the overall health of our employees.~crlf~ ~crlf~We are looking for talented individuals who are passionate about what they do – come and find out why AGCS is the place for you!

  • About Allianz

    Allianz is the home for those who dare – a supportive place where you can take the initiative to grow and to actively strengthen our global leadership position. By truly caring about people – both its 88 million private and corporate customers and more than 140,000 employees – Allianz fosters a culture where its employees are empowered to collaborate, perform, embrace trends and challenge the industry. Our main ambition is to be our customers’ trusted partner, instilling them with the confidence to grow. If you dare, join us at Allianz Group.~crlf~~crlf~Allianz is an equal opportunity employer. Everybody is welcome, regardless of other characteristics such as gender, age, origin, nationality, race or ethnicity, religion, disability, or sexual orientation.

    Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty (AGCS) is the Allianz Group's dedicated carrier for corporate and specialty insurance business. AGCS provides insurance and risk consultancy across the whole spectrum of specialty, alternative risk transfer and corporate business: Marine, Aviation (incl. Space), Energy, Engineering, Entertainment, Financial Lines (incl. D&O), Liability, Mid-Corporate and Property insurance (incl. International Insurance Programs).

    Worldwide, AGCS operates in 30 countries with own units and in over 210 countries and territories through the Allianz Group network and partners. In 2016, it employed around 5,000 people and provided insurance solutions to more than three quarters of the 'Fortune Global 500' companies, writing a total of €7.6 billion gross premium worldwide.~crlf~~crlf~AGCS SE is rated AA by Standard & Poor’s and A+ by A.M. Best.~crlf~~crlf~More information about careers at Allianz Global Corporate Specialty can be found at www.agcs.allianz.com/careers~crlf~~crlf~

Job Purpose/ Role

At AGCS our account technicians support the business by capturing and processing policy information; from submissions through to billing and collection. We pride ourselves on delivering excellent customer service and operational effectiveness for our clients. ~crlf~ ~crlf~Based in London and reporting to the Manager of Operations Region Europe, your primary responsibility will be to provide an efficient administrative and processing service to Underwriting, Accounts, Claims, Credit Control and our Brokers/Clients. Your responsibilities include reviewing and interpreting source underwriting materials to ensure all information is complete including broker presentation, slips, underwriting files and accounts.

Key Responsibilities

In this role you will…~crlf~##Be responsible for accounts of low to medium complexity~crlf~##Coordinate with Underwriting to address questions and issues regarding cover and wording. Authorization in line with assigned limits~crlf~##Use relevant information to accurately and efficiently populate IT system(s) with new and renewed business. Prepare regular reports~crlf~##Invoice customers and produce all relevant documentation, e.g. policies, certificates, endorsements to the Broker (or Client)/ Co-Insurers in a timely and accurate manner~crlf~##Develop effective working relationships with internal and external customers, including Underwriting, Accounts / Credit Control, Reinsurance Accounts and Brokers, attending relevant meetings, as required~crlf~##Monitor maintenance and follow-up of all accounts, according to the respective level of responsibility and escalate any issues as required~crlf~##Carry out risk checks according to the compliance procedure

Key Requirements/ Skills

##You have a first experience in a Corporate environment, ideally in Insurance or Financial Services~crlf~##Good knowledge of Microsoft Office applications, particularly Excel~crlf~##You have an understanding of the world of corporate Insurance and the policy administration life cycle~crlf~##You pay attention to detail ~crlf~##You work well in a team and remain calm under pressure

Additional Information

At Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty (AGCS) we offer the opportunity to work in a dynamic environment with global challenges at the world’s leading P&C insurer. ~crlf~ ~crlf~Did you know Allianz insures more than half of the Fortune Global 500® companies, or that AGCS insures major movie productions, cyber security threats, and that we are the leading specialist in satellite and space insurance?~crlf~ ~crlf~We have offices in 29 countries and with our extensive Allianz and partner network we help customers in more than 160 countries worldwide. ~crlf~ ~crlf~At AGCS UK we are not only impressive for our clients, but also for our employees as we offer the following generous benefits:~crlf~ ~crlf~-Flexible buy/sell holiday options~crlf~-Bupa private medical insurance~crlf~-Generous pension contributions~crlf~-Enhanced paid maternity, paternity, shared parental leave~crlf~-Sabbaticals~crlf~-Flexible working options~crlf~-Subsidized on-site massages~crlf~-Employee stock purchase plan for Allianz shares~crlf~-Education / study sponsorship~crlf~-Global mobility within AGCS and the wider Allianz Group ~crlf~ ~crlf~…and many more individual flexible benefits to choose from. We pride ourselves on our approach to wellbeing and provide regular seminars, activities, and events devoted towards the overall health of our employees.~crlf~ ~crlf~We are looking for talented individuals who are passionate about what they do – come and find out why AGCS is the place for you!

About Allianz

Allianz is the home for those who dare – a supportive place where you can take the initiative to grow and to actively strengthen our global leadership position. By truly caring about people – both its 88 million private and corporate customers and more than 140,000 employees – Allianz fosters a culture where its employees are empowered to collaborate, perform, embrace trends and challenge the industry. Our main ambition is to be our customers’ trusted partner, instilling them with the confidence to grow. If you dare, join us at Allianz Group.~crlf~~crlf~Allianz is an equal opportunity employer. Everybody is welcome, regardless of other characteristics such as gender, age, origin, nationality, race or ethnicity, religion, disability, or sexual orientation.

Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty (AGCS) is the Allianz Group's dedicated carrier for corporate and specialty insurance business. AGCS provides insurance and risk consultancy across the whole spectrum of specialty, alternative risk transfer and corporate business: Marine, Aviation (incl. Space), Energy, Engineering, Entertainment, Financial Lines (incl. D&O), Liability, Mid-Corporate and Property insurance (incl. International Insurance Programs).

Worldwide, AGCS operates in 30 countries with own units and in over 210 countries and territories through the Allianz Group network and partners. In 2016, it employed around 5,000 people and provided insurance solutions to more than three quarters of the 'Fortune Global 500' companies, writing a total of €7.6 billion gross premium worldwide.~crlf~~crlf~AGCS SE is rated AA by Standard & Poor’s and A+ by A.M. Best.~crlf~~crlf~More information about careers at Allianz Global Corporate Specialty can be found at www.agcs.allianz.com/careers~crlf~~crlf~


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